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The Liberal Mind

John in Gwinnett,Ga Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 2:02 PM
Now explain how a sex toy manufacturing firm creates wealth for the nation RJB. You totally missed the point Robert97 was making.

Have you ever noticed that people who worry about inequality seem to be focused only on certain kinds of inequality? When they obsess about the income and wealth of the top 1%, they seem to be bothered by only some of those at the top, and not others.

For example, have you ever seen Robert Reich or Paul Krugman or any like-minded complainer bemoan the huge salaries of professional athletes? What about the stratospheric incomes of rock stars? Or movie idols? Or super models?

Even more puzzling, when is the last time you saw any of them assailing worthless heirs? I...